EMS Skills Training

Last night, members of EAFD refreshed their EMS skills through a series of stations which included a LUCAS application and management, administration of EPI, applying a tourniquet and spinal immobilization with patient packaging and movement. EAFD currently responds on all Priority 1 EMS calls in the Town of Avon. We are also called upon to […]

SCBA Training Night

Last night, members trained on our self contained breathing apparatus (SCBA). The group started with a comprehensive review of the many standards that surround these tools. Members also reviewed the anatomy of the airpack and ways to address equipment failures, inspection, maintenance, and training requirements. Following this, the group performed an SCBA confidence drill consisting […]

A Day of Mutual Aid and Training

This week for training, EAFD members trained on chimney fires. Members initially worked through a powerpoint and scenarios focusing on the components of chimneys, how fires develop beyond the container, and the various methods we have to respond to these emergencies based on construction type. This was then followed by hands on skills applicable to […]

Busy Christmas Eve Day

We hope everyone had a safe and enjoyable Christmas! Our members were kept busy on Christmas eve with 4 calls for service, including 2 working house fires. Just before lunchtime, EAFD was alerted to assist Mumford FD at a house fire on Wheatland Center Rd. We responded with a Tanker and the crew was put […]

EAFD members begin military service

In September, EAFD had 2 members begin their military service and went off to Basic Training. FF P Patel joined the Navy and Explorer I Gallagher joined the Marines. We want to take the time to congratulate both members as they completed their initial training for their respective branches and wish them the best of […]

Holiday Parades & Santa in the Park Events

Over the last few weekends, members of EAFD took time to decorate one of the trucks and attend the Caledonia, Honeoye Falls and Scottsville Holiday Parades. Today, they put on the annual Santa in the Park event where kids were able to come and meet Santa and put in some last minute requests. They ended […]

Mutual Aid Requests for MVC and Barn Fire

On Wednesday night, as we were clearing a motor vehicle rollover on York St. in Lima, EAFD members were alerted for a mutual aid request to the Mendon Fire District to a barn fire on Parish Rd. Mendon Command declared a working fire and East Avon members assisted with water supply as there were no […]

Successful 2022 Turkey Raffle

Thank you to everyone that came out to support us last night at our turkey raffle! Also, a huge thank you to all of our sponsors!